Object ID 001277
Object Name Surgical clamp
Object Desc Stainless steel surgical (hemostat) clamp.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY001092
General Category History
Source Category Donation
Accession Date DEC 22,2013
Credit/Acknowledgement Gloria Boyell
Location Dr. Joseph Eisenberg Exhibit
Start Year Range 1920
End Year Range 1950
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords Eisenberg, Dr. Joseph,clamps,medical equipment,surgical instruments,hemostat clamps,physicians,surgeons,
Title Surgical clamp
Description Stainless steel surgical (hemostat) clamp with locking handles. Bottom is inscripted with maker name "ODELGA". Inside of instrument is inscribed with the number "5".
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Dimension Details The above measurements apply to the entire clamp when locked. Handles are 3 inches wide when locked.
Place of Origin
Maker Details Odelga is a hospital supply company founded in 19th Century. The company is based in Vienna, Austria. In the 20th Century Odelga made its name, in Austria and international markets, as a manufacturer of hospital equipment ranging from medical instruments, hospital beds, and sterilizers. The company is still active.
Date JAN 21,2014
Assessor Cassie Coffey
Notes Teeth of clamp have some discoloring and rust. Clamp opens with some resistance.